A combination of attractive financing and more plentiful supply of collateral CLO issuance to $10.2 billion in April. the highest level in nearly two years, according to Thomson Reuters LPC.

A total of 17 collateralized loan obligations printed during the month, up from 15 deals totaling $8.3 billion in March. The larger dollar volume partly reflected a higher deal-size average of $602 million – including the first-ever $2 billion collateralized loan obligation deal in the post-crisis era, according to S&P Global Ratings.

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